Category Archives: Trip Planning

Knife Tips for the Boundary Waters Canoe Area

We recommend that smart BWCA campers usually carry the following four items for safety and practicality: a whistle, fire starter, compass and a knife. [caption id="attachment_3289" align="aligncenter" width="388"] outfitters ely bwca There all kinds of knives to choose from.[/caption] Today, we are going...
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Portage With Confidence in the BWCA

I remember my first trip to the Boundary Waters.  Truth is, I was both excited and nervous.  While I had confidence in my canoeing skills, I had never really portaged between lakes before.  I was not sure what to expect. williams and hall outfitterw ely bwca A portage is defined...
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